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Iridium 37 - Orbit

View from above orbital plane
View from above orbital plane
View from above satellite
View from above satellite

Ground track
Ground track

The orbit data is extracted from the following two-line orbital elements,

1 24968U 97056D   17119.69036927 +.00000092 +00000-0 +25810-4 0  9998
2 24968 086.3958 339.1675 0002075 086.3368 273.8065 14.34223178025375
Epoch (UTC): 29 April 2017 16:34:07
Eccentricity: 0.0002075
inclination: 86.3958°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 339.1675°
argument of perigee: 86.3368°
revolutions per day: 14.34223178
mean anomaly at epoch: 273.8065°
orbit number at epoch: 2537

The dashed part of the orbit path shows where the satellite is in the earth's shadow,  

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